Jobs: Engineer Aboard Roseway

Schedule: Mid-November through May

Pay: Competitive plus benefits

Reporting directly to the Captain, this person will play a key role in the operation of the schooner Roseway. The position demands experience with marine systems, excellent communication skills, ability to make independent decisions as well as follow orders, and a strong commitment to the safety of the vessel, its passengers, and its crew.

Areas of Responsibility: Engineer aboard the sailing vessel Roseway:

  • Oversee all systems aboard the S/V Roseway in coastal and off-shore waters
  • Perform regular as well as on-call maintenance of systems
  • Advise and create plans for improvement of systems
  • Serve as crew member as needed
  • Maintain the systems on board the vessel, and keep integrated with all safety equipment and precautions
Skills & Qualifications
  • Understanding of and experience with diesel engines and all related systems aboard the vessel
  • Multi-tasking ability
  • Commitment to execution and follow through
  • Flexible and able to adapt to possible opportunities
  • Organized, willing to be decisive, but also work well as member of a team
  • Mature well-grounded sense of personal ethics, evident in the individual’s integrity, fairness, and openness
  • Capable of, and active in, representing the World Ocean School favorably
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Education and Experience: Three years of relevant experience.